FREE Pinterest for Authors Class: Turning Pinterest into Blog Traffic

If you’re an author and are confused about Pinterest, come to this free class! It’s recorded, so join free to get the recording if you’ve missed it. #PinterestForAuthors #socialmediamarketing #authors #writing #bookmarketing

Fun, fast, free Pinterest for Authors class.

Pinterest is a great social network for sharing photos. And like any other, it can be confusing!

An author friend asked me how I had set up a link, and I figured, why not do a free class so she and others can benefit? So that's what is happening.

Why attend this free class?

  1. Find out how to link your pins.
  2. See how to manage boards.
  3. Learn how to get followers
  4. Get traffic to your site from Pinterest
  5. Sell more books with Pinterestj

Join me in a free Pinterest for Authors class

  • Friday, Jan. 21
  • 3 PM ET
  • From your computer
  • Yes, it will be recorded, BUT if you aren't there, you won't be able to ask questions and get help!
  • Join free WriteOnPurpose.com/free & get other cool tools.
  • If you're already part of the community, you already received the info.

I'm so excited to see you there!Get Access NowFollow your BLISS,

Ronda Del Boccio

#1 best selling, award-winning author & speaker

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NaNoWriMo 2014 WINNER Ronda Del Boccio, They All Died Smiling

Let the joyous news be spread that Ronda Del Boccio won NaNoWriMo 2014!

I hope you won't consider it bragging when I tell you the news that I WON NaNoWriMo 2014!

How exciting to cross the 50,000 word mark, validate my count and get to the winner's page.

National Novel Writing Month is a great way to commit to writing every day all the way to finishing a first draft of a book.

WINNER NaNoWriMo 2014

THe paranormal suspense novel They All Died Smiling is not finished yet, and I am taking a day off to rest my brain, but then it's right back to the keyboard to continue to the end.

Afterward, I'll go back through and make refinements. A couple of publishers are already interested in it, which astounds me.

I'm humbled and surprised, no matter what comes of it.

Writing 200 pages in a month means producing 6-7 pages every day if you're on a 7 day calendar or an average 10 per day if you take of weekends.  It requires dedication, discipline, and willingness to say NO to things, even when something else may seem more fun at the moment.

Whatever writing goals you set yourself,stick to them and you'll reach your mark.

If you want to know about my next release and get free stories, go to WriteOnPurpose.com/read right now.

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Ronda Del Boccio

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Ronda del Boccio Wins 4 Fiction Prizes: NaNoWriMo Day 14

This exciting day rewarded me for my writing efforts. I found out I won some contests. I also give an update on the novel, They All Died Smiling.

Entering writing  contests is a great way to get an adrenaline rush. Well, it is at the award ceremony. It's good to put your work up against others'.

There's no finish line or objective measure, so winning or not winning feels arbitrary to some extent, yet having those placements is good to add to your writing credits.

Contest Winnings!

Today I was at the awards ceremony for Ozarks Writers League, and I am thrilled to announce that I won 4 contests for my fiction. It feels WONDERFUL to receive cash awards for my stories.

"Hillbilly Heaven" won the Gene Anderack Short Story Contest

"She Had a Curfew...I Had a Van" took third place in the Genre Straddler Contest. that means a story that combines two genres. THis one's paranormal romance.

"Welcome to Haven" took second in the Flash Fiction 99 Word Story Contest. This was a very short horror story.

"Welcome to OWL" took first in the Hoot & Hollar Contest. This tale elated an experience I had welcome a prospective member to the Ozarks Writers League.

Ronda Del Boccio Holding Award Certificates from Ozarks writers League Contests 2014

I am so incredibly excited! Stunned, too. My writer friends aren't, but since there's no objective measure, it always feels like a playing a game of chance.

Update on my progress with They All Died Smiling, my NaNoWriMo project.

Meanwhile, I made a little progress on the novel today, as I wasn't home much. Tomorrow as well will be a light writing day, so I'm glad to be ahead on my goal!

I'm approaching the halfway point in the book.

Keep writing!

Ronda Del Boccio

Best Selling author and speaker

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How Can Kindle PreOrders Help Me Sell More Books?

Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing brings out new features to help authors all the time. One of the latest is Kindle PreOrders. Find out the why and discover how to make the most of it in this mini-cloass. #sellmorebooks #bookmarketing #kindlepublishing

If you're a KDP author, you know that new features keep magically appearing. Sure, Amazon sends you an email, but maybe you could use a little help figuring out how to make the most out of the new service. Or maybe you wonder whether you even want to use the new feature at all.

Kindle PreOrders

This week's free mini-class shows you one of the latest Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) additions, Kindle Preorders.

You'll discover

  • Why Kindle preorders are a GOOD thing.
  • How to make the most of offering preorders.
  • How to build buzz ahead of your publication date.
  • How to sell more books with the help of preorders.

You can watch LIVE or later.

How to watch LIVE

Come back to this page Thursday, August 21 at 11 AM US Eastern Time to watch live. The class is only 20 minutes, so you won't blow your morning. Click the video player below or lick where it says "watch the video now" below.

How to watch ANYTIME (after the live event is over)

Watch the video now.

I hope this helps. If y ou have questions, please feel encouraged to add them to the comments. I'll be sure to get back with you.

Now I have a very important question for you...

Where are you stuck?

What about authoring confuses or frustrates you? I want to know so I can offer a mini-class to help.

Please take a 1 minute survey at WriteOnPurpose.com/survey and let me know.

Follow your BLISS,

Ronda Del Boccio

best selling author, speaker and mentor, this time helping you sell more books using Kindle Preorders.

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FREE Training: Authors, How Can You Be Social without Losing Your Day to Social Media…

This free training is quick, and it teaches you ow to be social in social media without losing your day.

FREE Training: Authors, How Can You Be Social without Losing Your Day to Social Media Sites?

This quick training teaches you how to check in with the networks you need to be in without losing your  whole day. It's a simple system. Join the training free now (or watch on YouTube later.

Register at http://writeonpurpose.com/adventure for a "cheat sheet" to help you remember the 4 simple steps.

Follow your BLISS,
Ronda

#author   #socialmedia   #bookmarketing  

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This week's quick class - How to Be SOCIAL in ONLY 10 Minutes a Day

*Register now and get the CHEAT SHEET so you'll remember what to do http://WriteOnPurpose.com/adventure*

Perhaps you've heard that as a author, you need to be EVERYWHERE.

But have you ever noticed that sites like Facebook can be a real time suck? 

Well, they can...if you let them! DUring this FAST webinar (20 minutes) you'll learn what I call "Making the Rounds," a technique for being super social on your top 5 sites in only 10 minutes.

*Register now and get the CHEAT SHEET so you'll remember what to do http://WriteOnPurpose.com/adventure*

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The Book Launch is DEAD! Invitation to Be an Instant Best Selling Author

The old way of launching a book involved months and months of work. Now there is a better way. Learn why the old way is broken and what you can do to become an INSTANT best selling author even with no list and no big name.

Do you DREAM of being a best-selling author?

ME - a best selling author!

Holding the book YOU WROTE in your hands! -

Seeing your name on the cover of your book! -
Enjoying AMAZING experiences that excite you!-
Touching lives - maybe even changing the world!

One author I know did her book launch the old fashioned way. I'll call her Sarah.

Sarah decided to get a whole bunch of partners to provide a bonus and send out emails to their customers and subscribers on launch day.

"I spent 20-40 hours a week for almost 8 months," she said.

Sarah had small children. I cannot help but think of all the playtime and special moments she missed because of spending so much time on her launch.

And what were her results?

She did make bestseller on Amazon - HOWEVER...

Most of her bonuses had absolutely nothing to do with her book, so they did not get many optins.

Only about 25% of her partners actually mailed, and most of those only one time.

And while yes she leveraged her bestselling author status in other great ways, the amount of time and energy the launch took left her feeling drained.

"I can't help but wonder if I could have gotten the same result with less work."

Now, you can get to bestseller status and leverage it much faster!

What you'll discover doesn't take any special mojo, training or celebrity status! I discovered a secret formula that made me a best selling author almost by accident

The Peace Seed, #1 Bestselling Book

You could be like 1 of these "ordinary" people

 

The Peace Seed, #1 Bestselling Book

Cynthia - no book to #1 bestselling author in 10 days - strong sales for 2 years

Imagine You Thin by Cynthia Fertal #1 in 2 Categories

#1 bestseller 18 hours after published - then industry leader in prestigious publication .

Another Awakened Author Success Story: Chris Downs, bestselling author & contributor to Grit Magazine - wanna be next?

Would YOU like results like that?

YES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Next live training is:

Join free below for Tuesday, Sept. 3 11 AM ET

And if that time doesn't work, there are other free classes, so go ahead and join free now!!

Go to WriteOnPurpose.com/secrets!)

The OLD way to launch a book is a LOT of work!

Overwhelmed

Nnow there IS a better way - the Instant Best Seller Secrets way!

Being a bestselling author is easier than ever. You can be a bestselling author the EASY WAY -

CheckMarkShadowNO big launch

CheckMarkShadowNO months of promotion

CheckMarkShadowNO endless phone calls, texts and emails

CheckMarkShadowNO chasing down promo partners

CheckMarkShadowNO tactics that don't work anymore

The newest Instant Best Seller following this formula is podcasting expert and trainer Kris Gilbertson, who became a bestselling author the day after her book release:

Kris Gilbertson becomes #1 bestselling author 2 days after her book is published! She followed the Instant Best Seller Secrets System

Reserve your FREE seat NOW!

If you do not see a form, go to WriteOnPurpose.com/secrets!)

Follow your BLISS!

Ronda Del Boccio and Jason Oman

#1 bestselling authors

PS This is a hype-free zone. Get ready to take notes and take ACTION on what you discover during the free live training!

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#006a Gratitude and Appreciation Special Episode: Awakened Author Adventure in ITunes New and Noteworthy in Business, Arts and Education after Only 5 Days on iTunes!

I am so full of gratitude and appreciation for everyone who listens, subscribes, 5-stars & reviews Awakened Author Adventure in iTunes. The show is in New and Noteworthy in all 3 major categories of Business, Arts and Education!

Gratitude and Appreciation Special Episode: Awakened Author Adventure in ITunes New and Noteworthy in Business, Arts and Education after Only 5 Days on iTunes!

Welcome to this special edition of the Awakened Author Adventure!

My heart is so full of gratitude and appreciation for YOU, dear listener! Because of YOU, this blind woman in Missouri is now - after only 5 days - in iTunes TOP new podcast listing, which is called New and Noteworthy!

Better still - Awakened Author Adventure is in New and Noteworthy in ALL 3 CATEGORIES:

  • Business
  • Arts
  • Education

WOOHOO!!

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Listen to today's adventure!

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If you are seeing this post on some other site than WriteOnPurpose.com but don't see the player, don't worry! Just go to www.WriteOnPurpose.com/nn and you will see it.

As my way of saying thank-you - claim my bestselling book Instant Author Formula: 6 Simple Recipes for How to Write a Book FAST for only 99 cents (limited time offer)

Instant Author Formula BOOK Cover

Instant Author Formula makes the big question of how to write a book so simple!

I've put the book on ale for only 99 cents ONLY for the next few days, so claim your copy right now. You can read it instantly on your free Kindle app or Kindle device.

First get the app. Then get the book.

Links from today's adventure:

How to Subscribe, Star & Review Awakened Author Adventure

Go to www.WriteOnPurpose.com/itunes

Click "View in iTunes."

When iTunes opens up, click SUBSCRIBE.

Click RATE & click the furthest right star (I hope!)

Click "Write a Review.

Write your review & click SUBMIT.

iTunesRateAndReview-Please5starReview-AwakenedAuthorAdventurePodcast

thank you in advance!

Follow Your Bliss!

Ronda Del Boccio

PS the next true episode of the show - Episode 7 - is Friday!

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#003 Web Event Special Invitation to Broadcast Louder as a Published Book Author: Awakened Author Adventure Episode 3

This brief episode of the Awakened Author Adventure invites you to a free live phone/internet training on how to write a book. My host is Broadcast Louder. If you see this AFTER the event, simply go to a href=”http://writeonpurpose.com/free”>WriteOnPurpose.com/free to get show reminders PLUS invitations to the next free trainings.

Awakened Author Adventure Episode 3: Special Invitation to Broadcast Louder as a Published Book Author

Welcome to a short but sweet edition of the Awakened Author Adventure free Podcast!

This is a special invitation to take action on writing your book.

BIG NEWS - You can now SUBSCRIBE IN iTUNES!

Awakened Author  Adventure is now in ITunes! Subscribe free now at www.Writeonpurpose.com/itunes!

Listen to Episode 3 now

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Register for the June 5 training here.

During this fast-paced & fun webinar, you will discover:

• 
Why most book authors fail to reach their goals and how to be sure YOU reach YOURS.

• The most important question to ask yourself before beginning to write your book.

• The 5 keys to author success.

AND don't worry if you " missed it" because I'll tell you how to listen anytime after the event is over!

CLICK to Join Broadcast Louder as a Published Book Author

Got a Question?

Leave me a voicemail with your name, website and question, and I might answer you on air AND add your name and site to the show notes. Find out what to do at www.WriteOnPurpose.com/question.

TWEET this episode to your community!

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Get Show Reminders + an Invitation to the next FREE training opportunity to help you write, publish & share YOUR life-changing message!

Just go to www.WriteOnPurpose.com/free and you’ll be inside with me in moments!

I hope you enjoyed the prequel, Episode 0 of the Awakened Author Adventure with your host, Ronda Del Boccio, the Story lady! Tune in weekly for inspiration, resources and direction to help you write, publish and share your message with ease.

Get MORE as a Premium Member

Want more adventures? Premium Members enjoy all kinds of goodies you free listeners don’t get. Dash over to www.WriteonPurpose.com/adventure to begin your 7-day free trial now!

The Awakened Author Adventure provides inspiration, resources & directions to help visionaries write, publish & share your life-changing books. Click to begin your adventure with a FREE 7 day trial!

See you inside…and as always –

Follow Your Bliss!

PS I’ll let you know when you can subscribe in iTunes! But when you become a FREE member, you’ll get reminders for each new episode as it arrives + an invitation to a live web/phone TRAINING!!

Join free now!

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